Have you been looking for the right place to get a fill of appetizing meals in South Africa? Whether you are a local who wants to explore beyond familiar terrains or you are a tourist who is eager to try out new cuisine – there is great food in SA.
This means that you are in the right place. Right here is where you’ll be guided on where to find the best food in SA.
Come here to have a fill of bokkom butter and a hessian bag of breadsticks. You will also enjoy creamed white mussels served in their own shell alongside buttermilk rusk crumbs or black mussel custard with coconut. Wolgat did not emerge as the Restaurant of the Year for nothing.
Saint Restaurant, Sandton
Right in Sandton, Johannesburg is Saint Restaurant where there is creamy burrata, fluffy gnocchi and meaty mains for your delight. The pizza here is also heavenly, considering the option of the Neapolitan and Margherita.
Mustang Sally’s Pub & Diner, Pretoria
This is the right place to get an American diner experience. Here, there are giant burgers, mac-and-cheese balls, and Southern fried chicken. This is in addition to freak shakes topped with a lot of doughnuts and mounds of candy floss.
Momo Kuro, Johannesburg
Come to Rosebank in Johannesburg to get a taste of the Formoso calamari with mint, basil and ginger. You will also get the Siu Mai open dumplings, the crispy salmon ceviche tacos, the Szechuan prawn wontons, the Peking duck and the pulled beef brisket.
Thali, Gardens, Cape Town
For contemporary Indian cuisine, Thali in Cape Town is the right place to be. The ambience here is also lovely.
The Athletic Club & Social, City Bowl, Cape Town
This is an ideal place to be in the evenings right after work. You can also come here to enjoy your date night. You will find Greek and Mediterranean cuisine such as charred aubergine, home-made labneh and roasted lamb shoulder with tzatziki here for your pleasure.
The Wing Republic, Braamfontein, Johannesburg
For saucy chicken wings, ribs and burgers, Braamfonetein’s The Wing Republic has you covered. You will definitely love the taste.
Billy G at Suncoast Casino, Marine Parade, Durban
A buffet restaurant that caters to the needs of large families, there is something here for everyone – from carvery and casseroles to seafood and salads, it’s a big fest right here.
The Commissary, City Bowl, Cape Town
Bring a partner here to enjoy some tasty continental meals ranging from fresh oysters with a piquant Vietnamese nam jim dressing to tuna tataki with a velvety, citric peach and peanut sauce – or even if it’s Korean fried chicken wings that you want, you will find it right here.
The Burner, Bellville, Cape Town
In Bellville, Cape Town, The Burner ranks high for their assorted menu consisting of lamb, chicken, bean or mince kebab bunny, soji, and sago.
The Royale, Craighall, Johannesburg
This is the right place to come to enjoy nice meals that are quite budget-friendly. For the best rum-based cocktails, The Royale is your sure bet.